2022-09-20 - Majeed Ahmad

The ups and downs in the CMOS image sensor market

The CMOS image sensor market is on track to suffer its first decline in 13 years amid slowdown in handset shipments and trade bans on China.

2022-09-05 - Majeed Ahmad

MEMS device aims to replace microphone arrays

The microphone inherently eliminates unwanted noise at the hardware level with a highly directional pickup pattern.

2022-08-29 - Brian Dipert

Disarming a carbon monoxide detector

A quick perusal of the instruction sheet educated me that the CO alarm was the “end of life signal” operating state, and it would need to be replaced. The word “teardown” near-immediately popped into my still-groggy brain.

2022-08-25 - Don Dingee

Connecting AI to smart sensors at the edge

A well-designed and adequately trained AI system finds insights more quickly while freeing humans from the mundane task of sorting through volumes of data.

2022-08-16 - Scott Bryson

Magnetic position sensing for precision in robotics – Part 2

The signal-chain-related factors such as sensitivity matching and offset impact how the magnetic sensor processes the input magnetic field, which impacts end system accuracy.

2022-08-09 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics launches multi-zone ToF sensor for user presence detection, gesture recognition

STMicroelectronics' latest FlightSense ToF multi-zone sensors can detect multiple targets in 64 zones within a wide 61-degree field of view.

2022-07-22 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics launches STGesture recognition for touchless control

STMicroelectronics has launched a solution for touchless gesture-based controls in simple, cost-conscious consumer and industrial applications.

2022-07-08 - Irena Antoniuk

Creating smart brightness-controlled lamp with a motion sensor

Here is how to create a smart brightness-controlled lamp with motion sensor.

- Microchip Technology Inc.

Microchip inductive position sensors designed for EV motor control applications

Microchip's LX34070 IC helps accelerate the move away from expensive and less accurate magnet-based solutions for safety-critical EV motor position monitoring.

2022-07-05 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics’ latest inertial modules enable AI training inside the sensor

STMicroelectronics' new inertial sensors contain the intelligent sensor processing unit to power the 'onlife' era.